Events/Meetings/Presentations

The COMPON project has hosted workshops on several occasions; COMPON related panels have been presented at a number of academic conferences, and individual Compon scholars have presented their work in many venues. A partial listing of these events, plus additional information, is below.

June 2013, Network analysis workshop with Compon USA team DNA data analysis presentation, University of Konstanz, Germany.

August 18, 2012, American Sociological Association Annual Conference, Denver, Colorado
John Sonnett and Jeffrey Broadbent, “Fault Lines in Global Climate Discourse: Comparing 16 Societies” Regular Session panel on Political Dynamics of Climate Change

June 15, 2012 - Workshop on Compon Network Survey and Network Analysis Methods, University of Southampton, England organized by Clare Saunders and Stephen Price Attended by David Tindall, Mark CJ Stoddart, ‎‎Paul Wagner, Diane Payne, Volker Schneider, Philip Vaughter, Ana Delicado, Georgia Piggot, Clare Saunders, Stephan Price.

May 1-2, 2012 - Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland
David Tindall, Mark Stoddart, Randy Haluza-Delay, Philip Leifeld and Jeff Broadbent participated in the COMPON Canadian Team Workshop. Philip Leifeld presented a DNA training session on Day 1. Click here to see a photo from this event.

March 18, 2012 - Association for Asian Studies, Toronto, Canada
Jeff Broadbent, Sony Pellissery, Jun Jin, Keiichi Satoh and Tomoyuki Tatsumi presented papers on the Compon project at the AAS annual conference.

February 27-March 02, 2012-Jeffrey Broadbent, “Social Dimensions of Global Climate Change: Network Applications,” Workshop on Network Links: Connecting Social, Communication, and Biological Network Analysis, Institute of Mathematical Analysis, University of Minnesota, .

February 17, 2012 - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Sarah Burridge, Philip Vaughter and Jeffrey Broadbent presented Compon papers at the Conference on Addressing Global Challenges through International Research Conference, University of Minnesota.

November 2011 - Frankfurt, Germany
Clare Saunders (UK) and Volker Schneider (Germany) organized and held a European Compon panel at the Third German Environmental Sociology Summit. Conference theme: "Innovation and Sustainability: Beyond Technology." 16-18 November, 2011 at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany. Sponsored by the German Sociological Society's Section on Environmental Sociology and the Institute for the Analysis of Society and Policy at the Goethe-University Frankfurt in cooperation with the Institute for Social-Ecological Research Frankfurt (ISOE).

October 2011 - Bucheon City, South Korea
East Asia Compon panel with Jun Jin (China), Koichi Hasegawa (Japan), Dowan Ku (Korea), Tze-Luen Lin (Taiwan) and Jeff Broadbent (Overview of Compon Project) at the 3rd International Symposium on Environmental Sociology in East Asia, 21-23 October 2011 at The Catholic University, Bucheon City, South Korea. The conference theme was "Towards Environmentally Sustainable East Asia." Abstracts are available for presentations given by Japan and Korea.

October 2011 - Seoul, South Korea
Jeffrey Broadbent presented “Climate Change and Asia: Risk and Response in National Media” at the Conference: Global Challenges in Asia: New Development Model and Regional Community Building, Seoul National University Asia Center, Seoul, Korea. October 19-21, 2011..

June 2011 - Yokohama, Japan
The Japan Compon team presented a panel on Japanese climate change news coverage at the 43rd Seasonal Meeting of the Japanese Association for Environmental Sociology was held at Kanto Gakuin University on 4th-5th June 2011. Click here for more information on the panel.

February 2011 - Washington, D.C.
A COMPON panel with Santoso, Fisher, Pellissery, Yun and Broadbent, presented media analysis findings at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting on 18 February 2011. Click here for pictures and more information.

November 2010 - Yokohama, Japan
Jeff Broadbent presented the findings of the Compon project concerning Asia at a conference titled "Capacity Building Workshop on Carbon Governance in Asia: Bridging Scales and Disciplines". Click here for more information.

September 2010 - Washington, D.C.
The PI presented an overview of the COMPON interim results at a conference for National Science Foundation "Human and Social Dynamics - Agents of Change" grant recipients. Click here for pictures from this event, and to see the conference programme.

July 2010 - Gothenburg, Sweden
Many COMPON researchers presented in COMPON-related panels at the a href="http://www.isa-sociology.org/congress2010/index.htm">International Sociological Association meeting in July 2010 in Gotherburg, Sweden. Click here for more information and photographs.

July 2010 - Gothenburg, Sweden
Members of the COMPON project presented a panel at RC24 (Environment and Society) International Symposium held before the International Sociological Association meeting in July 2010 in Gotherburg, Sweden. More information about these events can be found here.

March 2010 - Paris, France
COMPON team members presented at the Institut du developpement durable et des relations internationales (IDDRI) in Paris, France, in a panel titled, "Comparing National Responses to Global Climate Change". Click here for more information about this event.

March 2010 - Paris, France
The Fourth Compon Open Workshop was held at the Institut du developpement durable et des relations internationales (IDDRI) in Paris, France in March 2010. Please click here for more information about that event.

December 2009 - Copenhagen
Many Compon partners and supporters attended the COP15 Climate Change talks in Copenhagen in December 2009. Click here to view photos of this event.

November 2009 - Hsinchu, Taiwan
COMPON project teams from East Asia held a project workshop prior to the Second International Symposium on Environmental Sociology in East Asia (conference theme: Low-Carbon Society and Green Collar Alternative). Click here for more information on and pictures of this event.

April 2009 - Bonn, Germany
COMPON project teams participated in the 7th International Science Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change in April 2009; this conference is also referred to as the IHDP Open Meeting 2009. COMPON presented two panels at this conference, the agendas for which can be viewed here: COMPON Panel 1 | COMPON Panel 2.

April 2009 - Bonn, Germany
The Third Compon Open Workshop was held in Bonn before the formal IHDP conference. A summary of this workshop can be found here, and the schedule for the workshop can be found here.

February 2008 - Berlin, Germany
COMPON project teams participated in the Berlin, Germany
Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change
. Abstracts for COMPON panel presentations can be found in the conference program under H2 - Using the Policy Network Approach to Study Earth Systems Climate Change Governance.

February 2008 - Berlin
The Second Compon Open Workshop was held in Berlin after the Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change. Click here for the conference agenda.

May 2007 - Corfu, Greece
COMPON researchers presented a panel at the International Sunbelt Social Network Conference (the official conference of the International Network for Social Network Analysis-INSNA). Abstracts for panel presentations can be found in the conference program under Sa-E2: Policy Networks on Climate Change B. Click here for the titles of all presentations given as part of the COMPON panel.

January 2007 - Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
The First Compon Open Workshop was held on Jan 26 and 27 after the conference on Risk and Response to Global Warming and Environmental Change: Lessons from Cross-National and Global Social Science Research.

January 2007 - Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
The COMPON project held its first conference, Risk and Response to Global Warming and Environmental Change: Lessons from Cross-National and Global Social Science Research, on January 25-28, 2007 at the University of Minnesota. Click here for the conference agenda, including participants and presentation titles.